Alex Arabian

Danny Glover, left, and James Roday appear in “Pushing Dead,” a Frameline festival audience award winner screening at the Roxie. (Courtesy photo)

SF filmmaker surprises with crowd-pleasing HIV comedy ‘Pushing Dead’

San Francisco resident Tom E. Brown is the most hard-working and talented…

Danny Glover, left, and James Roday appear in “Pushing Dead,” a Frameline festival audience award winner screening at the Roxie. (Courtesy photo)
Alexa Ortega goes on a nostalgic musical journey in “Once Upon a Fiery Christmas." (Courtesy photo)

Alexa Ortega sings of joy, resilience in holiday show

Alexa Ortega is a renaissance woman. The Los Angeles personal trainer (who…

Alexa Ortega goes on a nostalgic musical journey in “Once Upon a Fiery Christmas." (Courtesy photo)
Hans Zimmer finds respite in The City in between Coachella sets

Hans Zimmer finds respite in The City in between Coachella sets

As part of Hans Zimmer’s first North American tour, he and his…

Hans Zimmer finds respite in The City in between Coachella sets
From left, Martin Scorsese, Emma Tillinger Koskoff, Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Thelma Schoonmaker, and Issei Ogata, far right, and his translator apppear at a screening of “Silence” at The Castro Theatre.  (Courtesy Alex Arabian)

Martin Scorsese screens ‘Silence’ in The City

Martin Scorsese eased into his seat in the Castro on Monday and…

From left, Martin Scorsese, Emma Tillinger Koskoff, Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Thelma Schoonmaker, and Issei Ogata, far right, and his translator apppear at a screening of “Silence” at The Castro Theatre.  (Courtesy Alex Arabian)
Steve Prefontaine leads the field on his way to an American record in the 5000 meter run with a time of 13:30.4 in the U.S.-Russia meet in Berkeley on July 3, 1971. (AP)

Prefontaine remembered on 41st anniversary of death

The greatest long distance runner of all time, Steve Prefontaine, died on…

Steve Prefontaine leads the field on his way to an American record in the 5000 meter run with a time of 13:30.4 in the U.S.-Russia meet in Berkeley on July 3, 1971. (AP)